Parallel Verses

Amplified

And the Lord said to Satan, Behold, he is in your hand; only spare his life.

New American Standard Bible

So the LORD said to Satan, "Behold, he is in your power, only spare his life."

King James Version

And the LORD said unto Satan, Behold, he is in thine hand; but save his life.

Holman Bible

“Very well,” the Lord told Satan, “he is in your power; only spare his life.”

International Standard Version

Then the LORD told Satan, "Very well then, he is under your control. Just preserve his life."

A Conservative Version

And LORD said to Satan, Behold, he is in thy hand, only spare his life.

American Standard Version

And Jehovah said unto Satan, Behold, he is in thy hand; only spare his life.

Bible in Basic English

And the Lord said to the Satan, See, he is in your hands, only do not take his life.

Darby Translation

And Jehovah said to Satan, Behold, he is in thy hand; only spare his life.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the LORD said unto Satan, Behold, he is in thy hand, but preserve his life.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehovah will say to the adversary, Behold him in thy hand, but watch his soul

King James 2000

And the LORD said unto Satan, Behold, he is in your hand; but spare his life.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So Yahweh said to Satan, "{All right}, he [is] in your {power}. Only spare his life."

Modern King James verseion

And Jehovah said to Satan, Behold, he is in your hand, but save his life.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said the LORD unto Satan, "Lo, there hast thou him in thy power, but spare his life."

NET Bible

So the Lord said to Satan, "All right, he is in your power; only preserve his life."

New Heart English Bible

The LORD said to Satan, "Behold, he is in your hand. Only spare his life."

The Emphasized Bible

And Yahweh said unto the accuser, Behold him! in thy hand, - only, his life, preserve thou!

Webster

And the LORD said to Satan, Behold, he is in thy hand; but save his life.

World English Bible

Yahweh said to Satan, "Behold, he is in your hand. Only spare his life."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehovah saith unto the Adversary, 'Lo, he is in thy hand; only his life take care of.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the Lord

Usage: 0

שׂטן 
Satan 
Usage: 27

Behold, he is in thine hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

but save
שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Sin

Context Readings

The Adversary's Attack On Job's Person

5 But put forth Your hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will curse and renounce You to Your face. 6 And the Lord said to Satan, Behold, he is in your hand; only spare his life. 7 So Satan went forth from the presence of the Lord and smote Job with loathsome and painful sores from the sole of his foot to the crown of his head.


Cross References

Job 1:12

And the Lord said to Satan (the adversary and the accuser), Behold, all that he has is in your power, only upon the man himself put not forth your hand. So Satan went forth from the presence of the Lord.

Job 38:10-11

And marked for it My appointed boundary and set bars and doors,

Psalm 65:7

Who still the roaring of the seas, the roaring of their waves, and the tumult of the peoples,

Luke 8:29-33

For Jesus was already commanding the unclean spirit to come out of the man. For many times it had snatched and held him; he was kept under guard and bound with chains and fetters, but he would break the bonds and be driven by the demon into the wilderness (desert).

Luke 22:31-32

Simon, Simon (Peter), listen! Satan has asked excessively that [all of] you be given up to him [out of the power and keeping of God], that he might sift [all of] you like grain,

1 Corinthians 10:13

For no temptation (no trial regarded as enticing to sin), [no matter how it comes or where it leads] has overtaken you and laid hold on you that is not common to man [that is, no temptation or trial has come to you that is beyond human resistance and that is not adjusted and adapted and belonging to human experience, and such as man can bear]. But God is faithful [to His Word and to His compassionate nature], and He [can be trusted] not to let you be tempted and tried and assayed beyond your ability and strength of resistance and power to endure, but with the temptation He will [always] also provide the way out (the means of escape to a landing place), that you may be capable and strong and powerful to bear up under it patiently.

Revelation 2:10

Fear nothing that you are about to suffer. [Dismiss your dread and your fears!] Behold, the devil is indeed about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested and proved and critically appraised, and for ten days you will have affliction. Be loyally faithful unto death [even if you must die for it], and I will give you the crown of life.

Revelation 20:1-2

Then I saw an angel descending from heaven; he was holding the key of the Abyss (the bottomless pit) and a great chain was in his hand.

Revelation 20:7

And when the thousand years are completed, Satan will be released from his place of confinement,

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